Greco's Ghosts

Art. History. Culture.

‘Murica!

It’s World Cup time, and the American Outlaws are helping spread soccer fever like a hazardous contagion. I love me some futbol and was thrilled four years ago when Spain … Continue reading

June 21, 2014 · 2 Comments

You Oughta Know: Thomas Cole’s Empire

Actually, many of you already know. But if you don’t know, you oughta. You really, really oughta. So this post is just to make sure you do.¬†Anyone who knows anything … Continue reading

January 6, 2014 · 264 Comments

You Oughta Know: Henry Ossawa Tanner

A new feature on Greco’s Ghosts! “You Oughta Know” will introduce you to artists or works of lesser fame than the much studied grand masters.¬†These artists or works in the … Continue reading

September 22, 2013 · Leave a comment

The Ballad of the Jealous Lover of the Lone Green Valley

Who says you have to be a Parisian or a New Yorker to get respect in the art world? Thomas Hart Benton, along with his friends Grant Wood and John … Continue reading

June 28, 2013 · Leave a comment

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